The Great Sussex Bath Race tournaments are held at a beautiful private lake in Chichester, West Sussex.
Next race day is Sunday 18th June 2017
Spectators & Parking information
Spectators invited by teams are welcome – entry for spectators is via donation into charity buckets at the gates.
Parking is available, however, we request that where possible, teams car-share to reduce parking numbers.
Free parking included for teams & spectators.
Race Heats & Timings
4 people paddle the raft in each race.
Teams compete in heats – 3 race heats per team. Teams will paddle their raft around a buoy in the lake from / to the Start / Finish line, a distance of approximately 250 yards.
Arrivals and Registration
0930 – 1030 hrs
Bathtub raft build
1030 – 1100 hrs
1100 – 1530 hrs
1530 – 1600 hrs
Demolition Derby / Grand Final
1600 – 1630 hrs
1630 – 1700 hrs
Mixed teams of 4 – 6 people (4 racing per heat – minimum age 16) • £250 team entry fee (includes raft materials, food & drinks) • Team fundraising target £1000 (through Virgin Money Giving or via company donation). Friends, families & colleagues are welcome (max 20 supporters per team). Entry for spectators is via donation into charity buckets at the gates • Event opens at 0900hrs & finishes at 1800hrs. Supporters are invited to bring rugs and folding chairs. Food, drinks, tea & coffee will be on sale.